The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Manager
Rank 524 516 504
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 51 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.079% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.086% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 28
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£375 £360 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £253 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £555 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.43 - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.43 £20.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+92.15% -18.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45952 44401 42082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.73% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29584 27581 25036
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1743 1814 2016
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £37.80 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 24 £400 +14.28%
South East -10 10 £340 +13.33% 1
East of England +1 6 £430 +1.17%
South West -9 5 £300 -14.28%
North West -20 3 £375 +64.83%
West Midlands +1 2 £413 -18.51%
Yorkshire -24 1 £330 -8.33% 2
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 19 (22.62%) Project Management
2 18 (21.43%) Finance
3 16 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.29%) Banking
5 11 (13.10%) Change Management
6 10 (11.90%) Intranet
7 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
8 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (7.14%) Unified Communications
9 6 (7.14%) Marketing
9 6 (7.14%) Degree
10 5 (5.95%) Social Media
10 5 (5.95%) Information Security
10 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.76%) Windows
11 4 (4.76%) MS Office
11 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
12 3 (3.57%) Matrix Management
12 3 (3.57%) Google Analytics
12 3 (3.57%) Release Management
12 3 (3.57%) QA
12 3 (3.57%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (3.57%) Google
12 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (3.57%) Data Privacy
12 3 (3.57%) Coaching
12 3 (3.57%) PABX

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) Lync
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Intranet
2 6 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.57%) PABX
4 2 (2.38%) Multicast
4 2 (2.38%) Telepresence
4 2 (2.38%) MPLS
4 2 (2.38%) H.323
4 2 (2.38%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
General
1 18 (21.43%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.14%) Marketing
5 3 (3.57%) Publishing
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 2 (2.38%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Automotive
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
7 1 (1.19%) Advertising
7 1 (1.19%) Military
7 1 (1.19%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) ATL
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Social Media
2 3 (3.57%) PMI
2 3 (3.57%) NHS
2 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.19%) IVR
4 1 (1.19%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.19%) Blog
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Project Management
2 16 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (13.10%) Change Management
4 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.95%) Information Security
5 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.57%) SEO
6 3 (3.57%) Content Management
6 3 (3.57%) Supplier Management
6 3 (3.57%) Matrix Management
6 3 (3.57%) Release Management
6 3 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 3 (3.57%) Analytics
6 3 (3.57%) Migration
6 3 (3.57%) Data Privacy
6 3 (3.57%) Coaching
7 2 (2.38%) API Development
7 2 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.38%) Information Governance
7 2 (2.38%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.19%) HND
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) COBIT
3 1 (1.19%) MiFID
3 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.19%) EMIR
3 1 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (1.19%) Twitter
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle
3 1 (1.19%) SAP
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe
3 1 (1.19%) Avaya
3 1 (1.19%) FatWire